What Is Naviance?

Naviance is the district's software tool that will help students master six competencies they need to be college, career and life ready. This software allows students, counselors, and guardians to communicate better about college choices, career choices and course planning.


Students and Guardians please be sure to view The Student Journey with Naviance (11 minute video) for an overview of the program.


What Students Can Do In Naviance 

  1. Complete High School & Beyond Plan tasks (Find instructions on our HSBP page)

  2. Search for colleges

  3. Add colleges to quicklists allowing counselors to submit application documents

  4. Apply for transcripts to be sent directly to colleges

  5. Send teacher/counselor letter of recommendation requests 

  6. Compare colleges by price, size, majors etc.

  7. Research Technical Colleges, Community Colleges and Universities

  8. Sign up to attend rep visits from universities, colleges, the military, and more

  9. Complete career/personality interest tests to help guide your courses during high school

  10. Build a resume

  11. Fill out surveys 

  12. Access Roadtrip Nation to view career interest videos

  13. Make goals

  14. Utilize a virtual planner



How To Login

Students: To log into Naviance Student, log into the 
OSD Portal. 

  • On Chromebooks, you may need to access the OSD Portal through Internet Explorer or Firefox instead of Google Chrome.
  • Your portal username and password are your OSD computer log in username and password.
  • Once you are logged in, click "Naviance" on the left hand side of the screen under "Curriculum."
  • Your Naviance username and password are your OSD computer log in username and password. Email Ms. Smith at [email protected] if you have any trouble with username/password.

Parents/Guardians: If you would like to register and be able to log in to view your student's Naviance account, please  email the College and Career Readiness Counselor at [email protected] to request a registration code.  In the body of the email, please also include your student's name and grade level. 


Helpful Videos to Navigate Naviance


Register for Common App/Match Common App & Naviance Accounts
Editing Your "Colleges I'm Applying To" List
Building a List of Colleges I'm Applying To

Request Transcripts in Naviance Student
Requesting a Final Transcript- After graduation
Setting Your Attending College

Request Letters of Recommendation- Be sure to make individual requests for each school. Do not make one request to go out to all schools. **To request a LOR from someone outside of CHS click here.

How To Use the Resume Builder

Google Translate for Naviance Student
Naviance College, Career, and Life Readiness Curriculum